Bennett Lee “Ben” Allen, 72, of Cheyenne, Wyoming passed away Thursday morning, March 25, 2021 at Aspen Winds Assisted Living.
Ben was born December 30, 1948 in Cheyenne, a son of the late Orla and Furne (Vosler) Allen.
Ben worked as a mechanic for F.E. Warren Air Force Base. He enjoyed volunteering for Cheyenne Frontier Days and was a recipient of the CFD Volunteer of the Year award. He will be remembered for his love of family and for his animals.
Ben is survived by his loving wife, Fern Allen; son, Travis Allen; step-sons, Corey (Melissa) Penny and Brady Penny; brothers, Sam and Jay Allen; sister, Julie Ruppert; and four grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a brother; and a sister.
Ben's siblings will be holding a Memorial Service on Saturday, April 10th at 2:30 p.m. at the Calvary Chapel Cheyenne.
An informal gathering will be held in May.
Cremation is under the care of Schrader, Aragon and Jacoby Funeral Home, 2222 Russell Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001.